AJ's Best Friends Rescue


AJ's Best Friends Rescue is an all-volunteer registered 501(c)3 non-profit companion animal rescue organization working in the East Valley suburbs of Phoenix, AZ. Our primary focus is on rescuing Purebred cats and small Purebred or mixed breed dogs destined to be euthanized in the area shelters or in other dangerous, life-threatening situations.

Welcome to Persian and Himalayan Cat Rescue Serving Northern California and
the San Francisco Bay Area

Founded in 1990 to help with the placement and care
of unwanted and abused Persian cats is an on-line, searchable database of over 60,000 animals that need homes from almost 4,000 animal shelters and adoption organizations across the USA and Canada. Launched in 1995, Petfinder was the first site of its kind and is today the largest single force introducing homeless pets with new families. was responsible for over a half million adoptions last year!

Important information about Cats, Cat Care, Responsible Pet Wwnership, and Cat Rescue is provided for you here. Also, you can learn about the very significant choices you will need to make when considering obtaining a cat or kitten. Directories of Cat Rescues and information about Animal Advocacy, including a comparison of Animal Welfare and Animal Rights philosophy, are also provided in order to support Animal Welfare efforts.

For those into animal rescue and care, a visit to Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Kanab, Utah is inspirational. You can preview the sanctuary and enjoy their great website at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary


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